Glasgow 2014

Glasgow 2014 helps thousands into work, training or apprenticeships - report

By Emily Goddard

More than 4,500 people have found work, training or apprenticeships in Glasgow as a result of the 2014 Commonwealth Games, a report has said ©Glasgow City CouncilFebruary 27 - More than 4,500 people have found work, training or apprenticeships in the Scottish city of Glasgow as a result of the 2014 Commonwealth Games, a new report claimed today.

Glasgow 2014 announce ScotRail as latest sponsor

By Gary Anderson

February 27 - ScotRail has been announced as the latest sponsor of this year's Commonwealth Games ©ScotRailGlasgow 2014 organisers today announced ScotRail as the latest firm to join the sponsor family of the Commonwealth Games.

Kenyan Para-athletes miss out on places at Glasgow 2014

By Gary Anderson

February 24 - A number of Kenyan Para-athletes are set to miss out on competing at Glasgow 2014 ©Getty Images Despite being allocated 32 spots for Para-sport events at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, Kenya will send only 20 athletes to the Scottish city because 12 were not officially classified by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).

Northern Ireland launches pin design contest for Glasgow 2014

By Emily Goddard

The Northern Ireland Commonwealth Games Council has launched a competition to design a pin for Glasgow 2014 ©Northern Ireland Commonwealth Games CouncilFebruary 24 - The Northern Ireland Commonwealth Games Council has launched a competition to find the design of the official Team Northern Ireland pin for Glasgow 2014.

Glasgow 2014 welcomes LGBT community with announcement of Pride House

By Paul Osborne

There will be a Pride House at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow ©Getty ImagesFebruary 24 - Shona Robison, Scotland's Minister for Commonwealth Games and Sport, has announced that a Pride House will be open for the duration of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Extra Glasgow 2014 netball tickets sell out in three hours

By Gary Anderson

February 20 - Additional tickets for the netball finals at Glasgow 2014 have sold out within three hours claim organisers ©Getty Images Glasgow 2014 has announced the extra 4,000 tickets for the netball finals that went on sale today at 11am GMT sold out in three hours.

Northern Ireland announce leadership team for Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

By Gary Anderson

February 20 - The Northern Ireland leadership team including Chef de Mission Robert McVeigh (centre) who will travel to Glasgow 2014 with Team Northern Ireland ©NICGCThe Northern Ireland Commonwealth Games Council (NICGC) today announced the senior leadership staff that will lead the team at Glasgow 2014.

Commonwealth Games Minister urges Scotland to get active as Glasgow legacy campaign Fit in 14 launches

By Gary Anderson

February 19 - Commonwealth Games Minister Shona Robison launched the Fit in 14 campaign today at an Asda store in Dumbarton ©Scottish GovernmentCommonwealth Games and Scottish Sports Minister Shona Robison has urged Scotland's workplaces to get more active by making physical activity a part of their daily routine, as she launched the Fit in 14 campaign today as part of the legacy of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Glasgow 2014 to release additional 4,000 tickets for netball finals

By Gary Anderson

February 19 - 4000 extra tickets have been made available for the netball finals at Glasgow 2014 ©Glasgow 2014Glasgow 2014 organisers have announced that up to 4,000 additional tickets for the Commonwealth Games netball finals will go on sale tomorrow at 11am GMT on a first-come, first-served basis.
Page 5 of 41